I Won't Let You Go: Selected Poems

I Won't Let You Go: Selected Poems

Rabindranath Tagore


In what a profound disappointment are sky and earth immersed! The extra i'm going, the extra I pay attention a similar piteous be aware: I wont allow you to cross! during this beautiful number of poems by way of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore, acclaimed translator Ketaki Kushari Dyson brilliantly captures the power and lyricism of the mythical poets verses. The identify poem inspires the internal turmoil of a guy who needs to go back to the drudgery of labor after traveling his domestic for the Durga Puja holiday. Haunted by way of his four-year-old daughters parting phrases, I wont allow you to move! he reveals his suffering mirrored within the vagaries of nature, with the earth echoing his discomfort. the opposite poems during this assortment brim with Tagores compassionate humanity and gentle sensuousness. From detailing the nuances of intimate relationships to ruminating at the tremendous cosmos, those poems glow with a burning wisdom of mans position within the universe, reaffirming Tagores attractiveness as certainly one of Indias maximum glossy poets.

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